Jon Roberts

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Coconut Whipped Cream

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coconut bread

Three weeks ago, we together rolled our eyes because it seemed like everyone was either celebrating spring (pea tendrils! meyer lemons!) or on …

Broccoli Casserole

Bring a large pot of salted water to a boil over high heat. Add broccoli, and cook until just tender, about 2 minutes. Drain and transfer to a 9" x …

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Dry-Fried Green Beans from 'The Chinese Takeout Cookbook'

There's something magical about the way green beans puff and wrinkle in shimmering oil. In my opinion, there's no better way to prepare the humble string bean. <b>Diana Kuan's</b> dry-fried green beans in <i>The Chinese Takeout Cookbook</i> are less embellished than versions seen at Chinese restaurants; she keeps …

{Cafe Rio Copycat} Mint Limeade

So if you’re not familiar with Cafe Rio, it’s a fresh Mexican restaurant that began in Utah and has started to sprout up in other US locations. I …

Superlative Apple Pie with Homemade Vanilla Ice Cream Recipe

This pie has a filling that's sweet, bitter, and just a little savory, a crust that shows off technical skill and a love for good old butter, and something classic yet subtly original melting all over everything.<p>You don't have to have professional training to get freakishly flaky pie dough, just a …

Guacamole

19<p>2<p>Okay, show of hands – who likes guacamole more than I do? Okay… Now that that’s settled, who was more thrilled that I was to score a batch of …

Strawberry Thyme Tart with Mint Glaze Recipe

A free-form strawberry tart flavored with thyme and drizzeled with a mint syrup.<p><b>Note:</b> The key to success with this tart is a counter-intuitive one: do not use strawberries that are at their ripest. These strawberries contain more water than is necessary for the tart, and will leave you with a soggy …

Do drugs really have to be so expensive?

<b>A liver cancer treatment is off-limits in the NHS due to its unjustifiably high price tag, but in India the same treatment is available for less than £100 a month.</b><b>In this week's Scrubbing Up, Michelle Childs, of Medecins Sans Frontieres, questions why wealthy nations are not doing more to drive</b> …